Penticton Pounders Running Club

 
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Club Information

Welcome to the Penticton Pounders web site

Penticton Pounders

Running in the South Okanagan Since 1981

Tuesday, Oct. 17th, 7:15 PM
Peach City Runners
214 Main Street
Penticton, BC  V2A5B2
Canada
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Home Page Stories
Results for the Penticton Pounders Summerland Sweets 7.4K XC and TriPower 3.2K XC races are now posted. http://interiorrunningassociation.com/results/2017-summerland-xc-7k-results.html A big thanks to Mike Braid and all of his volunteers for putting this event on! Also thanks to Summerland Sweets and other sponsors that helped make this race special! Vlad Zamecnik was kind enough to take a bunch of photos of the two events!
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Results are now posted for the Campbell Mtn. 8.8K XC race.  There are also photos courtesy of Vlad Zamecnik.  A big thanks to RD's Tracey McQuair and Deb Finnie, all the volunteers and our wonderful sponsors for helping put this event on!
Results for the Blossom 10 Miler are now posted.  Congratulations to Brad Bickley of Kelowna and Christine Conibear of Penticton as our overall winners.  A big thanks to RD Carrey Martin and all of her volunteers. Volunteer $25 Gift cards to Peach City Runners and the Craft Corner went to Dave Spalding and Lory Bloomquist and Sylvia Thompson got a New Balance shirt!  Thanks to the Interior Running Association for providing us with a volunteer gift card and the shirt.
Registration is open for the Peach City Runners Blossom 10 Miler to be held on Sunday, May 14th.  You may register online at Zone 4. 

We are looking for volunteers for the race.  Traffic marshals, aid stations, food set-up, finishline set-up/takedown, registration etc.  Those interested should e-mail Carrey Martin at carreylm@shaw.ca .
 
Results are now posted for the Campbell Mtn XC Race.  Thanks to all who came out to race on the new course and a big thanks to Tracey and her crew of volunteers!
Registration is now open for both the Campbell Mtn. 8.2K XC race on Sunday, Sept. 25th and also the Summerland Sweets 7.4K XC race (and Tripower 3.2K XC) on Sunday, Oct. 2nd.  We are looking for both runners and volunteers.  Those wishing to volunteer for the Campbell Mtn. race should e-mail Tracey McQuair at tmcquair@gmail.com.  Those wishing to volunteer for the Summerland Sweets 7.4K XC/Tripower 3.2K XC should e-mail Mike Braid at jamibraid@shaw.ca .  
Results for the Blossom 10 Miler are now posted. A challenging race this year, not only for the athletes but for the organizers. The busses and the portapotties did not arrive as promised, leading to a 20 minute late start. Congratulations to Jesse Bauer of Edmonton as the overall winner, after coming second at the Bare Bones Duathlon the day before! A big thanks to RD Carrey Martin and all of her volunteers. Winner of the $50 gift certificate to Earl's was David Nash.
Registration is open for the Peach City Runners Blossom 10 Miler to be held on Sunday, May 8th.  You may register online at Zone 4

We are looking for volunteers for the race.  Traffic marshals, aid stations, food set-up, finishline set-up/takedown, registration etc.  Those interested should e-mail Carrey Martin at carreylm@shaw.ca .
 
Results from the Oliver 10/3K are now posted on the Interior Running Association's website.  Congratulations to all that competed and a big thanks to Carol Sheridan and her great volunteers for putting on a wonderful race!

Registration is now open for the Oliver 'Wine Capital of Canada' 10/3K run.  You can either print off an entry form from the right side of this page and mail it in, or preferably, register online at Zone 4.  This year's event brings back the 3K.   Hope to see you there on April 12th!

Results for the Summerland Sweets 7.4K (and 3.2K) XC race are now posted on the Interior Running Association's website.  Congratulations to all those who competed and a big thanks to Bill Head, Mike Braid and all the volunteers! 

Results for the Campbell Mtn. XC race are now posted on the IRA website.  A big thanks to Stacey Cleveland and all her volunteers.  See you next year!  (or next Sunday in Summerland)

Registration is now open for both the Campbell Mtn. 8.2K XC race on Sunday, Sept. 28th and the Summerland Sweets 7.4K (or 3.2K) on Sunday, Oct. 5th.   We are looking for racers and volunteers!   Those interested in helping out with the Campbell Mtn. race should e-mail Stacey Cleveland at sbutter78@gmail.com and those interested in helping out with the Summerland XC races should e-mail Bill Head at theheadband@live.com .

Registration is now open for the Penticton Lakeside Resort 5K Fun Run which will be held on Sunday, March 2nd.  You may either register online (preferred, no extra cost) or download an entry form from this website (link on the right) and mail it in or drop it off at Peach City Runners.  This is a flat, fast course and this year $2 of each entry will go towards the Alzheimer Society of BC in memory of Lorne Smith.  Hope to see you there!
Results are now posted for the 7.4K and 3.2K races!  Thanks to all who came out in record numbers and to those who helped out!   See you next year!
A new distance has been added to the Summerland XC race.  The 3.2K Kid's Run.  This is just a shorter loop of the full 7.4K race.  It is also open to adults!  Age categories are 12/Under, 13-15 years, and 16/plus.  Cost is $8 and you can register at Zone 4.  The cost is $5 more on raceday (Sunday, Oct. 6th).